Robin Altwarg BSc (Hons) MSc MBPsS MBACP (Accred) – Counselling & Psychotherapy

Robin, counselling

Robin is a professionally qualified Counsellor and Psychotherapist with over 16 years experience working with individuals and couples, on a short-term and long-term basis. Sessions take place in a professional, confidential and non-judgemental environment. He can help you gain better understanding of yourself, to overcome obstacles in your life, and reach your goals.

He has an established practice in the City of London, which he has brought to Berkhamsted on Mondays. He helps people overcome difficulties with a wide range of issues including:

  • anxiety
  • depression
  • relationship difficulties
  • anger
  • stress
  • low self-esteem
  • compulsive lying
  • sexuality

He uses evidence-based approaches. He primarily utilises Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) to provide clients with the tools to change the thoughts and behaviours that have led to and are maintaining their problems. He also uses Schema Therapy, which helps people change life-long self-defeating patterns, and Compassion Focused Therapy, which helps people overcome shame based difficulties.

Working collaboratively with clients Robin helps them identify their strengths and capacity for resilience.

He is a registered and accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and a member of the British Psychological Society (BPS). He abides by their codes of ethics and am bound by their complaints procedures.


His qualifications include:

  • BSc (Hons) Psychology (accredited by the British Psychological Society) – Birkbeck College, University of London
  • MSc Counselling Psychology (accredited by the British Psychological Society) – City University, London
  • Certificate in Humanistic Integrative Counselling (accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy) – CPPD Counselling School, London
  • Certificate of Proficiency – the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)


For more information about Robin or his work please visit his website at or call him on 01442 655010 or 07967 921933